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[movies]Green spots in the city - promo - visual communication project
The densely populated modern metropolis centre is expanding into always-larger territory extensions, in an urbanization process that seems unstoppable. Between four-lane highways and huge, alienating shopping centres and office buildings crowded with workers there can be found a glimpse of life. With apparent simplicity appears a gleam of light, not only from an environmental point of view, but also from an economic and social perspective...
Keywords: urban garden
Downloads: 94
[movies]Farm Fountain - Amy Youngs and Ken Rinaldo
This video documents our project of growing edible and ornamental fish and plants in an indoor, contructed ecosytem. Based on the concept of aquaponics, this hanging garden fountain uses a simple pond pump, along with gravity to flow the nutrients from fish waste through the plant roots. The plants and bacteria in the system serve to cleanse and purify the water for the fish. Farm Fountain [http://www.farmfountain.com] is an experiment in local, sustainable agriculture and recycling...
Keywords: sustainable; ecoart; bioart; aquaponics; urban garden; hydroponic; installation art; ecological art; green living; howto; fountain
Downloads: 668
[audio]depave a parking lot, put up a paradise - jon winston
The opening event at the Towards Car-free Cities Conference in Portland, Oregon was the depaving of a 3000 sq foot parking lot. In its place will grow a community garden along with bike parking and a water catchment system. We cover the asphalt removal, then go on a tour of past depaving sites. Bikescape was there to cover as much of the rest of the conference as one little podcaster could. Stay tuned for many more posts on this important get-together...
Keywords: depave; parking; parking lot; portland; car free; Towards Car-free Cities Conference; bike; bicycle; pedalpalooza; garden; community garden; urban garden; permaculture; activism; urban repair
Downloads: 17
[audio]depave a parking lot, put up a paradise - jon winston
The opening event at the Towards Car-free Cities Conference in Portland, Oregon was the depaving of a 3000 sq foot parking lot. In its place will grow a neighborhood garden along with bike parking and a water catchment system. Bikescape was there to cover as much of the rest of the conference as one little podcaster could. Stay tuned for man more posts on this important get-together. Check the blog for links and archived shows! http://www.bikescape.blogspot.com
Keywords: depave; parking; parking lot; portland; car free; Towards Car-free Cities Conference; bike; bicycle; pedalpalooza; garden; community garden; urban garden; permaculture; activism; urban repair
Downloads: 77
[movies]SourceCode Season 3 - Episode 8: Sustainability and Alternatives - Free Speech TV
While we usually hear about environmental problems and the difficulty of finding soluions, SourceCode takes a look at some sustainable alternatives. We'll show you the largest urban garden in America in South Central LA, and their struggle to keep their farm alive. Then, come to San Francisco, where the city government has decided to implement the precautionary principle in their decison making. And across the Bay Bridge, see how the collaboration of national, regional, and grassroots organizati...
Keywords: free speech tv; independent media; participatory media; activism; TV; Environmental Problems; Sustainable Development; Urban Garden; Los Angeles; San Francisco; precautionary principle; Carolyn Raffensperger; 7th generation; Apollo Alliance; Ella Baker Center; Alliance for West Oakland Development; Dykstra; Clean Alternatives
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[texts]Tenderloin Times (Volume Vol. 11, No. 4)
Tenderloin neighborhood monthly newspaper
Keywords: Mentone Hotel; 387 Ellis Street; Refugees Fear Reprisals; Latchkey Kids; Ask the People: What is the most beautiful aspect of your culture?; Editorial: New Immigrants; Harry Britt; TL Voters' Club; King Edward Apartments tenant revolt; 275 Turk Street; Central Aid Station to close; Nicaraguan Ambassador Nora Astorga; Civic Center Residence; 44 McAllister; Inshort: Seniors Alert; TL on Radio; 16th Street Hotel; George Dawson; Women's Day Parade; McDonald's Bookstore show; Eatin' the Loin: New China Restaurant; Calendar; U.S. Refugee Policy; Salvadoran Workers Strike Skateboard Factory; Hunters' Point Shipyard; 224 Haight; Laotian Tenants Win $150,000 for Illegal Eviction; Lao Refugees in Thailand; New Immigration Bill; Q&A About New Immigration Law; Carnaval in SF; Jack Kelly, Jr., obit; The Tenderside; Directory of Childcare and Afterschool Programs; Latino Youths on TL streets; Vietnamese school; Guatemalan Indian New Life in U.S; One Woman's Escape from Vietnam; Tenderloin Writers Workshop: Poetry & Prose; False Promises to Filipino Vets; Guide to Immigrant Services; Lao Mien urban garden in Mission
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